Danny Murphy goes to ground in the area but still manages to get a shot in on goal after great work from Riise by the corner flag, and the ball goes into the net past Alan Kelly.
An excellent equaliser from Damien Duff - a player constantly linked with the Reds. After a string of controlled passes around the Liverpool area, Duff slots his shot neatly past Dudek to make it 1-1.
Goals from Murphy, Anelka, Hyypia and Heskey secured a vital three points for the Reds and with Arsenal winning, Liverpool went second in the EPL. Blackburn ran Liverpool close but GH's side showed great character.